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Tour Night

Tour Night

Please join us on Thursday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. Meet the staff and tour the school. Learn more about how we teach the needs of each child, our moral focus program, enrichment activities, sports, and so much more. At the conclusion of the tour, you are invited to view our scholars' art work at our Matthews Charter Photo Show.

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Tour Our School

Tour Our School

Find out how our great academic and enrichment programs will prepare your child for a lifetime of success.

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Moral Focus Committee

Moral Focus Committee

MCA has formed a Moral Focus Outreach Committee. This amazing team of people will put our values into action. The kids (and grownups) who are part of this committee will learn how reaching out to help those in need can fill our hearts with gratitude and purpose!

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Welcome to Matthews Charter

At Matthews Charter Academy we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We inspire our students to excel academically and think creatively to reach their full potential. Our dedicated teachers help children apply critical thinking skills to solve real-world problems. Our moral focus program motivates children to be better people. As a result, children are prepared to tackle 21st century challenges and excel in high-school, college, and beyond.

At Matthews Charter we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best.

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At a Glance

K-8

Grades

764

Number of Students

2016

Year Opened
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Growing Minds. Inspiring Hearts.

Matthews Charter Academy outperformed the district on the state test for the last two years.


Matthews—where kids succeed!
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We Are a Charter School

Are you seeking a "private" school education with the no-cost benefit of a public school? If so, you're in the right place. Matthews Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in North Carolina.

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Spotlight: Sensory Paths for Brain Breaks

Jeanne Laney, art teacher at Matthews Charter Academy (MCA), created sensory paths with the help of MCA scholars. Not only do these paths get scholars moving, and blood and oxygen flowing, but it helps develop motor skills.
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We would love to show you our world so contact us to schedule a tour. We also hold open houses where you can meet our amazing teachers. Check our calendar for Enrollment Information Meetings!

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We can’t wait to share your child’s journey! Apply online, in person, or over the phone and don’t hesitate to ask us questions along the way! We are here for you.

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